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asked in category: General Last Updated: 1st July, 2020

How many questions are on the LCSW exam?

What does the LCSW test look like? The LCSW exam is four hours long, and features 170 multiple choice questions. Twenty of these questions are pre-test questions, which means they will not count against you. They are simply experimental — that is, being weighed for use on future tests.

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Accordingly, how long should you study for the LCSW exam?

Most candidates need 100 to 200 hours of study time to adequately prepare for the exam. If you are able to study 15 to 20 hours per week, you could be ready in about 2 to 3 months. The biggest mistake some candidates make is not giving themselves enough time to study.

Beside above, how many questions can you miss on LCSW exam? The answer is a bit involved, but the short answer is 'no. ' The number of questions that you are required to answer correctly to pass a particular version of an exam is the same for every state. According to ASWB, you will need to answer 93-106 questions (depending on the version of the exam) correct.

In this regard, is the ASWB exam hard?

The more difficult your questions on average, the fewer correct answers you need to pass. The easier the questions, the more you'll need. According to the Social Work ASWB Masters Exam Guide by Dawn Apgar (2015), the amount you need to pass generally varies between 93 and 106.

How do I pass the Lcsw test?

3 Tips to Pass the LCSW Exam

  1. Organize your time efficiently. Studying for the LCSW exam is a time-consuming endeavor.
  2. Take an online course. Therapist Development Center provides essential test taking strategies you will use on exam day.
  3. Focus on Success. Studying for the LCSW might seem like a lot of work, not worth it at times.

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